The Hound

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Thursday, 14 January 2021

Baker's bizarre botched raid on Boris. Does Steve need a lockdown lie-down?

They are calling it (are they?) the Great British Baker off, the shortest putsch in Westminster history. The Tory MP Steve Baker, …

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Tuesday, 12 January 2021

Barber shop Boris goes retro Blairite

First there was the bizarre “bromance” of blue eyes and creepy grins between Health Secretary, Matt Hancock, and former Labour …

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Monday, 11 January 2021

Victory in Unison: Starmer and Labour moderates celebrate Christina McAnea win

The UK’s largest trade union has elected its first female leader, handing a significant victory to the forces of moderation …

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Tuesday, 5 January 2021

Biden gives anti-Brexit Amanda Sloat key security role on Europe

President-elect Joe Biden has nominated a longstanding critic of Brexit to a key post overseeing European relations in the US National Security …

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Monday, 4 January 2021

Where is Allegra when Boris needs her most?

“Work hard and be nice to people” is apparently Allegra Stratton, the Government’s new Press Secretary’s, life motto. If that’s …

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Monday, 21 December 2020

Baffling press conference decoded - means lockdown 3.0 coming

What was the point of that press conference convened by Boris Johnson on Monday evening? All day, leading up to …

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Thursday, 17 December 2020

Frosty the no man warns Brexit talks blocked, situation very serious

The mood music on the Brexit talks has varied in recent weeks on the question of whether or not there …

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Wednesday, 16 December 2020

PMQs: Johnson's year in review

Few people can convincingly defend the UK’s coronavirus response, given that we’ve had one of the highest death tolls in …

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Tuesday, 15 December 2020

Game over for Trump as McConnell congratulates Biden

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, the most senior Republican on Capitol Hill, has today recognised Joe Biden’s election victory, breaking …

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